Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Alex Cunningham, Member of Parliament for Stockton North

    You don’t have to be a good cook to foster, says Alex

    May 20th, 2016 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on You don’t have to be a good cook to foster, says Alex

    A new survey has confirmed that would-be carers don’t have to be good cooks to be successful at fostering, and Alex Cunningham has lent his support to ongoing efforts to encourage more families to provide vital foster care. The survey, conducted by The Fostering Network to mark the start of Foster Care Fortnight which runs […]

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  • Alex Cunningham, Member of Parliament for Stockton North

    Alex comments on planned prison reforms

    May 19th, 2016 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex comments on planned prison reforms

    Commenting on the Government’s proposals to create six “Reform Prisons”, including Holme House prison in his Stockton North constituency, Labour MP Alex Cunningham said: “The huge rise in violence in prisons and assaults on prison officers, along with the Tory Government’s failure to rehabilitate prisoners, has demanded drastic action for some time – but whether […]

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  • Alex & Christian Aid Week (May 2016)

    Alex undertakes extreme omelette homily challenge on Stockton’s Infinity Bridge

    May 12th, 2016 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex undertakes extreme omelette homily challenge on Stockton’s Infinity Bridge

    To advertise Christian Aid Week and Big Brekkie fundraising events in the North East, Alex Cunningham has been filmed cooking an omelette on Stockton’s dramatic Infinity Bridge whilst delivering a 90 second homily on the theme of “loving every neighbour”. The Stockton North MP is one of several local politicians and church leaders taking part […]

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  • Alex Cunningham, Member of Parliament for Stockton North

    Alex rebukes Home Office for failings over Stockton safety

    May 11th, 2016 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex rebukes Home Office for failings over Stockton safety

    After receiving a response from the Home Office to his latest letter, Alex Cunningham has again criticised the Government for neglecting to put sufficient mechanisms in place to prevent the safety of people in towns like Stockton being jeopardised. The Stockton North MP was speaking after forcing the Immigration Minister into the embarrassing admission that […]

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  • Alex Cunningham, Member of Parliament for Stockton North

    Alex backs EU to secure North East future as Government uncertainty over Northern Powerhouse comes to the fore

    May 4th, 2016 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex backs EU to secure North East future as Government uncertainty over Northern Powerhouse comes to the fore

    The EU is the best framework for the trade and co-operation that is vital for the future of manufacturing in the North East, according to Alex Cunningham, and the Prime Minister has thrown his support behind the Labour MP’s commitment to remain part of the Union despite opposition from his own Minister for the Northern […]

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